Postdoctoral Fellow and Research Associate positions are available in the laboratory of Dr. Alberto Martin. The successful applicant will join a research team studying B cell biology and the DNA repair pathways that are associated with antibody diversification processes, mucosal immunology, and the association of gastrointestinal diseases to the gut microbiota. The candidates are expected to work in these or related fields of research.
The applicants will be employing technical skills in molecular biology and tissue culture, and will use a variety of in vivo models including unique knock-out mouse models. Previous training in bioinformatics is helpful. The successful candidate will be joining a young, dynamic environment within the Medical Sciences Building at the University of Toronto comprised of investigators studying cancer, cell biology, and mucosal immunology at both a molecular and in vivo levels. University of Toronto is located in downtown Toronto, a multicultural world class city.
The postdoctoral applicant must have recently completed a PhD or equivalent in the Biological Sciences. The Research Associate position must have completed a Ph.D. in a relevant scientific field with at least 4 years of postdoctoral experience or equivalent and a strong publication record.
Notes: The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity with its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Applicants should forward a CV and a statement of research interests by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. For the Research Associate Position,
please apply here:
Visit the following website for more information on the Martin lab: http://www.albertomartinlab.ca/